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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

 

Local Media Releases

Statement on Jerusalem and recent escalation of violence

    The images over the last few days have been truly horrific. There is no justification for rocket attacks against civilians. I join the international community in condemning the attack on worshippers at the Al Aqsa Mosque on what is meant to be one of the... read more...


Labor stands with community against vandalism of Auburn Mosque

JASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESSSHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES,LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIESMEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   ANDREW GILES MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR MULTICULTURAL AFFAIRS SHADOW MINISTER FOR CITIES AND URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE SHADOW MINISTER... read more...


Over $61,000 in Local Volunteer Grants

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP today announced $61,410 to support the work of local volunteers. This money will fund things like fuel costs, training and the purchase much-needed equipment like defibrillators for sporting clubs. Volunteers make our community... read more...


104 Not Out: Bankstown legend Bert Collins turns 104

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, visited Mr Bert Collins at his home in Bankstown to wish him a happy birthday. Mr Collins turns 104 on Wednesday, making him one of the oldest people in the Bankstown area and the oldest veteran in the local community. Last year... read more...


Jason Clare thanks local community for bushfire donation efforts

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare spoke in the Parliament of Australia on the Bushfire Condolence motion. He spoke of the devastation in community from the North Coast to the South Coast of NSW and what he has seen in towns ravaged by the fires. He also took the... read more...


Happy 100th Birthday Heinz

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, attended a very special morning tea at the Abel Tasman Village in Chester Hill last Monday to congratulate Mr Heinz Sitterlee who turned 100 on December 9. Mr Sitterlee was born in Lauenburg, Germany on December 9, 1919. He was one... read more...


Cleaning up Duck River

The Auburn Branch of the Australian Labor Party has been campaigning for months to get Cumberland Council to clean up Duck River. Duck River has been a mess for a long time – full of pollution, shopping trolleys and plastic waste. This campaign has finally led to a major... read more...


47 local students recognised at 2019 Community Service Awards

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has once again recognised the outstanding efforts of 47 local students at his eleventh annual Community Service Awards Ceremony held at Bankstown Sports Club.  The special presentation ceremony to acknowledge and celebrate the... read more...


Western Sydney University announces Paul J Keating Scholarship

Western Sydney University has today announced a new scholarship, created to honour the policy reform legacy of former Labor Australian Prime Minister, the Hon Paul J Keating. The scholarship opens up educational opportunities to western Sydney resident students from low... read more...


The Paul Keating Lecture 2019

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP hosted the first Annual Paul Keating Lecture on Thursday evening in a packed Bryan Brown Theatre. More than 300 people joined Mr Clare to welcome former Prime Minister and Member for Blaxland Paul Keating back to Bankstown to help... read more...